Monday, April 1st, 2013
Photo by Submitted
local picture
Photographers had their cameras ready to capture history as floodwaters from the canal and St. Marys River spilled their banks. The Great Flood of 1913 engulfed most of downtown St. Marys after 10 inches of rain fell over five days.
Online story associated with this photograph
ST. MARYS - This week 100 years ago, residents were cleaning up from the worst recorded flood in Ohio history. About 10 inches of rain fell over five days in late March 1913. Water swelled over the banks of the Miami-Erie Canal . . .
Additional pictures for this date
local picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picturelocal picture
a_d
Thursday
32°
Cloudy
10%
Thursday Night
24°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Friday
34°
Mostly Cloudy
1%
Friday Night
26°
Mostly Cloudy
8%
Saturday
35°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Saturday Night
26°
Slight Chance Snow
23%
Sunday
36°
Mostly Cloudy
15%
Sunday Night
26°
Mostly Cloudy
13%
Monday
39°
Slight Chance Rain
24%
Monday Night
30°
Chance Snow
41%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d